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carsales.com ASX:CAR Stock Report

Last Price

AU$22.45

Market Cap

AU$7.9b

7D

-0.5%

1Y

5.1%

Updated

27 Jan, 2023

Data

Company Financials +

CAR Stock Overview

carsales.com Ltd operates online automotive, motorcycle, and marine classifieds business in Australia, Brazil, South Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Chile, China, the United States, and Mexico.

CAR fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends3/6

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for carsales.com
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$22.45
52 Week HighAU$23.47
52 Week LowAU$17.48
Beta0.95
1 Month Change9.09%
3 Month Change13.16%
1 Year Change5.05%
3 Year Change30.22%
5 Year Change46.25%
Change since IPO462.66%

Recent News & Updates

Does This Valuation Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Jan 25
Does This Valuation Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)?

Dec 03
Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)?

Calculating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Oct 18
Calculating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Recent updates

Does This Valuation Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Jan 25
Does This Valuation Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)?

Dec 03
Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)?

Calculating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Oct 18
Calculating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

What Is carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Doing?

Sep 02
What Is carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Doing?

carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At A$0.245

Aug 17
carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At A$0.245

carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 70% Above Its Share Price

Jul 15
carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 70% Above Its Share Price

What Does carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Indicate?

May 30
What Does carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Indicate?

We Think carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Can Manage Its Debt With Ease

May 13
We Think carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Can Manage Its Debt With Ease

Estimating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Mar 26
Estimating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

carsales.com's (ASX:CAR) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Feb 16
carsales.com's (ASX:CAR) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)?

Feb 05
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)?

Estimating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Dec 16
Estimating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Does carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Nov 17
Does carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Here's Why carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) CEO Compensation Is The Least Of Shareholders' Concerns

Oct 22
Here's Why carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) CEO Compensation Is The Least Of Shareholders' Concerns

What Does carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Indicate?

Sep 06
What Does carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Indicate?

We Think That There Are Some Issues For carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Beyond Its Promising Earnings

Aug 22
We Think That There Are Some Issues For carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Beyond Its Promising Earnings

Does carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Aug 18
Does carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Is Reducing Its Dividend To AU$0.23

Aug 18
carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Is Reducing Its Dividend To AU$0.23

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Jun 23
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

At AU$17.63, Is It Time To Put carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) On Your Watch List?

May 22
At AU$17.63, Is It Time To Put carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) On Your Watch List?

Returns On Capital At carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Paint A Concerning Picture

May 09
Returns On Capital At carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Paint A Concerning Picture

Does carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Apr 10
Does carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

It Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) For Its Next Dividend

Mar 18
It Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) For Its Next Dividend

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Mar 13
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Should You Be Impressed By carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) ROE?

Mar 02
Should You Be Impressed By carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) ROE?

Should carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?

Feb 20
Should carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?

What Does carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Indicate?

Feb 10
What Does carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Share Price Indicate?

Key Things To Understand About carsales.com's (ASX:CAR) CEO Pay Cheque

Jan 31
Key Things To Understand About carsales.com's (ASX:CAR) CEO Pay Cheque

We're Watching These Trends At carsales.com (ASX:CAR)

Jan 20
We're Watching These Trends At carsales.com (ASX:CAR)

What Percentage Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Shares Do Insiders Own?

Jan 09
What Percentage Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Shares Do Insiders Own?

Here's Why carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Dec 29
Here's Why carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Are Insiders Selling carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Stock?

Dec 19
Are Insiders Selling carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR) Stock?

Calculating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Dec 09
Calculating The Fair Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Shareholders Of carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Must Be Happy With Their 127% Total Return

Nov 29
Shareholders Of carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Must Be Happy With Their 127% Total Return

A Closer Look At carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Impressive ROE

Nov 18
A Closer Look At carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) Impressive ROE

Did You Participate In Any Of carsales.com's (ASX:CAR) Fantastic 152% Return ?

Aug 30
Did You Participate In Any Of carsales.com's (ASX:CAR) Fantastic 152% Return ?

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Aug 20
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of carsales.com Ltd (ASX:CAR)

Can carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average?

Aug 05
Can carsales.com Ltd's (ASX:CAR) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average?

What Do The Returns On Capital At carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Tell Us?

Jul 23
What Do The Returns On Capital At carsales.com (ASX:CAR) Tell Us?

Shareholder Returns

CARAU Interactive Media and ServicesAU Market
7D-0.5%0.02%0.6%
1Y5.1%-13.5%3.5%

Return vs Industry: CAR exceeded the Australian Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -9.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CAR matched the Australian Market which returned 5.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CAR's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CAR volatility
CAR Average Weekly Movement3.3%
Interactive Media and Services Industry Average Movement6.9%
Market Average Movement8.6%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market15.7%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market3.5%

Stable Share Price: CAR is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CAR's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19961,700Cameron McIntyrehttps://www.carsales.com.au

carsales.com Ltd operates online automotive, motorcycle, and marine classifieds business in Australia, Brazil, South Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Chile, China, the United States, and Mexico. The company operates through Online Advertising Services; Data, Research and Services; Carsales Investments; Americas; and Asia segments. The Online Advertising Services segment offers classified advertising that allows private and dealer customers to advertise automotive and non-automotive goods and services for sale across the carsales network; products, including subscriptions, lead fees, listing fees, and priority placement services; and display advertising services, such as placing advertisements on carsales network websites for corporate customers comprising automotive manufacturers and finance companies.

carsales.com Ltd Fundamentals Summary

How do carsales.com's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CAR fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$7.89b
Earnings (TTM)AU$160.82m
Revenue (TTM)AU$509.08m

49.0x

P/E Ratio

15.5x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CAR income statement (TTM)
RevenueAU$509.08m
Cost of RevenueAU$84.88m
Gross ProfitAU$424.20m
Other ExpensesAU$263.39m
EarningsAU$160.82m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Feb 12, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)0.46
Gross Margin83.33%
Net Profit Margin31.59%
Debt/Equity Ratio64.1%

How did CAR perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.2%

Current Dividend Yield

88%

Payout Ratio